The Hale family was mainly centered in Boston (Mass.), but some family members also resided in Washington (D.C.), Hartford (CT), Europe, and Egypt. Family members most prominently represented are the Reverend Enoch Hale (1753-1837); Boston editor and entrepreneur Nathan Hale (1784-1863) and his wife author and columnist Sarah Preston Everett Hale (1796-1866); author Lucretia Peabody Hale (1820-1900); author and social reformer Edward Everett Hale (1822-1909); politician and diplomat Charles Hale (1831-1882); artist, author, and lecturer Susan Hale (1833-1910); artist and art teacher Ellen Day Hale (1854-1940); artist, writer, art historian and teacher Philip Leslie Hale (1865-1931) and his wife, artist Lilian Westcott Hale (1880-1963).
From the description of Papers, 1787-1988 (bulk 1810-1963). (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 50490933